Volunteering facts..........

Did you know ...?

  • 38% of the UK population volunteer at least once a year, with 22% volunteering at least once a month.
  • Volunteering contributes an estimated £22.6bn to the UK economy.
  • The most popular ways of giving time are fundraising and running events, with sports organisations and groups being the most popular places to volunteer.
  • The most common reason people give for why they volunteer is to improve things and to help others.